With four classes of basketball WANE-TV honored four local players as Fill It Up All-Stars – East Noble’s Lanie Allen, Norwell’s Stephanie Conrad, Eastside’s Lindsey Beard, and Southern Wells’ Jada Johnson.
Sixteen local teams punched their ticket to play for a sectional title tomorrow night as sectional semifinal action took over the The Highlight Zone on Friday night.
Click here for scores from girls basketball sectional semi-finals on 2/5.
Purdue basketball coach Matt Painter was at Kilmer Court on Thursday night to watch 6-foot-11 junior Malik Williams and the Snider Panthers defeat SAC rival Bishop Dwenger 65-52.
Snider’s Kyla Covington and Heritage’s Jacque Jacquay each led their team to a conference win last Friday night to earn Fill It Up All-Star honors on January 29.
4A no. 2 Homestead will face a 19-4 Jay County team on Friday night in girls sectional semifinal play in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”
All-SAC selection Madison Macke will continue her volleyball career at Cincinnati State as the senior signed with the Surge Thursday afternoon.
Mitchell VanBrocklin, Woodlan’s all-time leader in career rushing yards and touchdowns, will be heading to Marian University to continue his football career after signing with the Knights on Thursday.
A number of the area’s top girls soccer players celebrated their signings Wednesday night at The Plex South as the Fort Wayne United FC honored some of the club’s best players.
Canterbury bested Leo while Bishop Dwenger outlasted Garrett in overtime during 3A girls sectional play Wednesday night at Paul Bateman Gymnasium.
The talented trio of Homestead receivers Ben Skowronek (Northwestern), Austin Krider (Siena Heights), and Jonah Watson (Trine) aptly signed together on Wednesday after teaming up to give opponents headaches over the last three seasons.
Leo seniors Joe Lambright, Hannah Tkacz and Tyler Laborde all signed to play college sports on Wednesday afternoon.
Standout seniors Nathan Ogle and Kaleb Cook will be making their way from Kendallville to college football this fall after signing letters of intent on Wednesday afternoon.
A linebacker, Whitner racked up 119 tackles as a senior in 2015 with seven sacks and 11 TFLs.
A talented group of seniors at Bishop Luers signed to play college sports on Wednesday afternoon.
Wayne High School senior Auston Robertson is keeping his options open regarding his football career after verbally committing to Michigan State last June.
Isaac Stiebeling, David Turner, and Malik Bramley helped lead Snider to the 5A state title this past fall and now the three football standouts will take their skills to the next level.
Standout running back D’Wayne Eskridge is heading to Kalamazoo to continue his football career after signing with Western Michigan University on Wednesday.
An IFCA 1A all-state running back, Hunter Bates is heading to Wabash College to continue his football career.
The NewsChannel 15 sports team got up early to cover area athletes as they sign their national letters of intent.